10 books that have influenced me

I was prompted recently by a Facebook chain to list the 10 books that have influenced me the most. It was fun to put together the list, and I gave it some thought, so wanted to post it here on the blog also:

Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything – Joshua Foer
The Knowledge: How to Rebuild Our World from Scratch: Lewis Dartnell
The Secret History – Donna Tartt
Letters from a Stoic – Seneca
Underworld – Don DeLillo
The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies – Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee
How Proust Can Change Your Life: Alain de Botton
The Longevity Project: Surprising Discoveries for Health and Long Life from the Landmark Eight-Decade Study – Howard S. Friedman and Leslie R. Martin
Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life – Jon Kabat-Zinn
Hitch-22: A Memoir – Christopher Hitchens

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